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Matt Coles      

Full name Matthew Thomas Coles

Born May 26, 1990, Maidstone, Kent

Current age 23 years 327 days

Major teams England Lions, Kent, Kent 2nd XI

Batting style Left-hand bat

Bowling style Right-arm fast-medium

Matthew Thomas Coles
Batting and fielding averages
Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 4s 6s Ct St
First-class 57 76 13 1322 103* 20.98 2025 65.28 1 6 173 24 18 0
List A 36 17 4 157 47 12.07 147 106.80 0 0 16 4 12 0
Twenty20 34 23 4 174 40 9.15 134 129.85 0 0 16 7 16 0
Bowling averages
Mat Inns Balls Runs Wkts BBI BBM Ave Econ SR 4w 5w 10
First-class 57 96 8042 4755 159 6/51 10/154 29.90 3.54 50.5 6 7 1
List A 36 35 1225 1240 55 6/32 6/32 22.54 6.07 22.2 2 1 0
Twenty20 34 33 582 883 28 3/14 3/14 31.53 9.10 20.7 0 0 0
Career statistics
First-class debut Kent v Loughborough UCCE at Canterbury, Apr 15-17, 2009 scorecard
Last First-class Gloucestershire v Hampshire at Bristol, Apr 13-16, 2014 scorecard
List A debut Kent v Middlesex at Canterbury, Aug 9, 2009 scorecard
Last List A Kent v Warwickshire at Canterbury, Aug 15, 2013 scorecard
Twenty20 debut Hampshire v Kent at Southampton, Jun 3, 2010 scorecard
Last Twenty20 Sussex v Kent at Hove, Jul 31, 2013 scorecard
Recent matches
Bat & Bowl Team Opposition Ground Match Date Scorecard
0/44, 25, 2/69 Hampshire v Gloucs Bristol 13 Apr 2014 FC
1, 3/58 Hampshire v Worcs Southampton 6 Apr 2014 FC
1/57, 0 Hampshire v Middlesex Southampton 1 Apr 2014 Other
0, 6/71, 4/83 Hampshire v Essex Southampton 24 Sep 2013 FC
5/75 Hampshire v Leics Leicester 17 Sep 2013 FC
50*, 3/90 Hampshire v Worcs Worcester 11 Sep 2013 FC
2/53, 0, 0/23 Hampshire v Northants Southampton 3 Sep 2013 FC
1/89, 0, 0/20, 68 Hampshire v Lancashire Southport 28 Aug 2013 FC
0/42 Kent v Warwickshire Canterbury 15 Aug 2013 LA
12*, 2/25 Kent v Northants Northampton 13 Aug 2013 LA
Profile

A powerfully-built allrounder, Matt Coles made some giant strides in 2012 - three years after his Kent debut. He started the season by making headlines with his left-handed batting - scoring a maiden Championship century against Yorkshire at Headingley. The fact that he reached the landmark with a reverse sweep for six only underlined the impression that this was a young man with confidence to match obvious ability.

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Sep 25, 2013

Matt Coles knocked out Jaik Mickleburgh's middle stumps, Hampshire v Essex, County Championship, Division Two, Ageas Bowl, 2nd day, September 25, 2013

Matt Coles knocked out Jaik Mickleburgh's middle stumps

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Jul 31, 2013

Matt Coles hit three sixes in his 23-ball 40, Sussex v Kent, FLt20 South Group, Hove, July 31, 2013

Matt Coles hit three sixes in his 23-ball 40

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Apr 17, 2013

Matt Coles struck a half-century before being stumped, Leicestershire v Kent, Leicester, County Championship, Division Two, 1st day, April, 17, 2013

Matt Coles struck a half-century before being stumped

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Notes

NBC Denis Compton Award 2011

Country Fixtures Country Results
Derbyshire v Hampshire at Derby
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Durham v Somerset at Chester-le-Street
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Glamorgan v Gloucs at Cardiff
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Kent v Leics at Canterbury
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Lancashire v Warwickshire at Manchester
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Surrey v Essex at The Oval
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
Yorkshire v Northants at Leeds
Apr 20-23, 2014 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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